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Position Title: Optometric Assistant/Receptionist

Application Deadline: 2015-01-30 23:55:00
Practice Name: Pacific eyeDoctors - Richmond
City: Richmond
Position Description:

Fast-paced optometry clinic in Richmond seeking OPTOMETRIC ASSISTANT/RECEPTIONIST. The right candidate is someone who wants to be part of a professional work environment that puts excellence in patient care as the first priority.

The position involves both reception duties (greeting patients, answering phones, booking appointments and exam billing), as well as pre-testing patients and performing ancillary tests for the doctors (Visual Fields, Optomaps, Topography, Pachymetry).

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, computer knowledge and ability to work as part of a cohesive team are mandatory requirements for this position. Flexibility is a must, as hours may vary from 24-40/week.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package, competitive wages, and customized on-the-job coaching and training programs.

If you want to be part of a busy, progressive, professional work environment, please email alicia.worobec@fyidoctors.com.

Contact Name: Alicia Worobec

Phone Number: 604-273-2436


Position Title: Licensed Optician

Application Deadline: 2015-01-30 23:55:00
Practice Name: Pacific eyeDoctors - Richmond
City: Richmond
Position Description:

Fast paced optometry clinic in Richmond seeking LICENSED OPTICIAN to join our team. Please contact us if you are someone who wants to be part of a professional work environment that puts excellence in patient care as the first priority.

The right candidate will be knowledgeable in all aspects of lens designs (optics, complicated prescriptions), skilled in repairs and adjustments of glasses, and have a strong retail and sales background. Experience with contact lenses is a definite asset.

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, computer knowledge and an ability to work as part of a cohesive team are mandatory requirements for this position.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package, competitive wages commensurate with experience, and customized on-the-job coaching and training programs.

If you want to be part of a busy, progressive, professional work environment, please email alicia.worobec@fyidoctors.com.

Contact Name: Alicia Worobec

Phone Number: 604-273-2436


Position Title: Optical Laboratory Technician

Application Deadline: 2015-03-02 23:55:00
Practice Name: FYidoctors - Grande Prairie
City: Grande Prairie
Position Description:

FYidoctors - Grande Prairie strives to provide patients with exceptional eye care and current lens technology. We are looking for a full-time, highly-motivated individual for our progressive optical lab. This position will require the individual to have good data entry skills, be detail-oriented, have the ability to multitask and to work in a team environment.

No experience required. We provide a full training program. We provide a support system to ensure all employees reach their full potential and provide an environment with the potential for career growth.

Lab Hours of Operation
Monday/Friday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Tues/Wed/Thurs: 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

We offer a competitive wage based on experience and a generous health and dental benefit package. Candidates must be able to work evenings and Saturdays. If this opportunity appeals to you, please email your cover letter and resume to Huntley at huntley.francis@fyidoctors.com.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only candidates selected for interview will be contacted. We politely request no telephone calls please! Only emailed or personally delivered applications will be accepted.

Contact Name: Huntley Francis

Phone Number: 780-532-2634


Position Title: Practice Coach

Application Deadline: 2015-03-31 23:55:00
Practice Name:
City: Fredericton
Position Description:

We are currently recruiting for a permanent full time PRACTICE COACH that will oversee and provide coaching to our optometry practice in Fredericton, NB. As the Practice Coach you will be responsible for fostering collaboration and teamwork among team members and building trust and commitment. Coaching and counseling will play a huge role in your day to day responsibilities. The Practice coach works closely with the Regional Coach to provide continual feedback and guidance regarding implementation of various processes and training programs on new FYidoctors initiatives. To understand and bring to life for all store associates the FYidoctors Vision, Mission and Core Values will be a critical success factor for the Practice Coach. Creating exceptional value in the lives of our customers by delivering legendary customer service and crafting perfect quality eyewear is key to our success.

MAJOR ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Coaching/mentoring
  • Leadership development
  • Fostering teamwork
  • Practice performance
  • Motivating/influencing others
  • Brand leadership/marketing 
  • Patient care
  • Patient relations
  • General office management duties

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Strong leadership skills 
  • Comprehensive knowledge from operations, processes and business implications
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Demonstrated skill in coaching and advising staff 
  • Ability to respond quickly to changing priorities 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills 
  • Strong influencing and negotiating skills 
  • Knowledge of current optical theory and merchandise is an asset 
  • Heavily committed to maintaining service and quality initiatives

QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS

  • 2-4 years management/supervisory experience 
  • College degree or equivalent experience 
  • Previous experience in customer service and retail preferred 
  • Previous coaching experience skills is a must 
  • A proven track record of delivering the organizations results through people 
  • Optical experience is an asset 
  • General PC knowledge including Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint & Excel), Internet, and Email

Our rapid and continued growth ensures that our employees are constantly challenged and rewarded. We value employees by fostering collaboration, providing ongoing training opportunities and rewarding those who want to lead and exceed expectations. As a valued asset to our team, you can expect a comprehensive rewards package including a competitive base salary and extended health and dental benefits plan.

If this opportunity appeals to you, please send us your cover letter and resume to shannon.mcnair@fyidoctors. Please quote “Practice Coach” in the subject line. We will not accept any faxed resumes.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only candidates selected for interview will be contacted. We politely request no telephone calls please.

Contact Name: Shannon McNair

Phone Number: 902-401-5997


Position Title: Full-Time Optician

Application Deadline: 2015-03-31 23:55:00
Practice Name: Family Eyecare Centre
City: New Westminster
Position Description:

Family Eyecare Centre, a Partner of FYidoctors, is an award-winning optometry office that delivers quality care, products, and services to all our customers. Our goal is to provide an unsurpassed visual experience for each and every patient, based on our vision care and progressive lens technology. We believe that our success and constant growth fully depends on our staff at all levels of the organization.

We are moving offices in early 2015 and now require additional staff members to serve our growing patient base. We have an immediate opening for a Full-Time OPTICIAN. You will be responsible for the retail of eyewear products, repairs of customer eye glasses, and follow-up patient care. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, good computer knowledge, previous optical experience, knowledge of routine eye care, and the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment.

We offer a fun and professional work environment, competitive wage based on experience, a generous benefits package, and excellent career growth.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only candidates selected for interview will be contacted. We politely request no telephone calls!

Contact Name: Amy Norton

Phone Number: 604-522-6929


Position Title: Optometric Assistant

Application Deadline: 2015-01-30 23:55:00
Practice Name: Barry & Galatis Optometrists
City: Miramichi
Position Description:

Barry & Galatis Optometrists, partners of FYidoctors, located in Miramichi, NB is currently seeking a full-time OPTOMETRIC ASSISTANT

This individual should be willing to work in a team-oriented and fast-paced environment. We are looking for candidates that love working with people and who can provide exceptional patient care to our customers.

As an Optometric Assistant, you will be responsible for the retail of eyewear products, pre-testing patients, scheduling appointments, billing, and follow-up patient care. The ideal candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills, teamwork, good computer knowledge, knowledge of routine eye care, and the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment. Experience with high-end boutique eyewear would be an asset. Previous optical experience, contact lens training, and assisting clients with frame selection are preferable for this position. A Canadian Certified Optometric Assistant (CCOA) certificate is an asset but not essential – for the right candidate, we will provide the necessary skills training specific for the job.

We offer a fun and professional work environment, competitive wage based on experience, a generous benefits package, and excellent career growth. If this opportunity appeals to you, please email your cover letter and resume to julia.galatis@fyidoctors.com by January 30, 2015 and please quote “Optometric Assistant” in subject line.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

Contact Name: Dr. Julia Galatis

Phone Number: 506-622-4400


Position Title: Optometric Assistant

Application Deadline: 2015-03-31 23:55:00
Practice Name: St. Thomas Optometric Centre
City: St. Thomas
Position Description:

St. Thomas Optometric Centre, partners of FYidoctors, located in St. Thomas, ON is currently seeking an OPTOMETRIC ASSISTANT.

As an Optometric Assistant, you will be responsible for the retail of eyewear products which will include giving advice to patients on lens type, frames and styling of eyewear products, repairs of customer eye glasses, scheduling appointments, billing, pre-testing patients and follow-up patient care. The ideal candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills, teamwork, good computer knowledge, knowledge of routine eye care, and the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment.

Dispensing experience is an asset but not essential – for the right candidate, we will provide the necessary skills training specific for the job.

We offer a fun and professional work environment, competitive wage based on experience, a generous benefits package, and excellent career growth. If this opportunity appeals to you, please email your cover letter and resume to jaclyn.waite@fyidoctors.com.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only candidates selected for interview will be contacted. We politely request no telephone calls please. Only emailed applications will be accepted.

Contact Name: Jaclyn Waite

Phone Number: 519-631-3230


Position Title: Licensed Optician

Application Deadline: 2015-03-31 23:55:00
Practice Name: FYidoctors - St. Albert
City: St. Albert
Position Description:

Our location in St. Albert, AB is currently seeking a full-time LICENSED OPTICIAN.

This position will require morning, some evening shifts and some Saturday shifts a month. This individual should be willing to work in a team-oriented and fast-paced environment. We are looking for candidates that love working with people and who can provide exceptional patient care to our customers.

As a Licensed Optician you will be responsible for the retail of eyewear products, contact lenses, repairs of customer eye glasses, follow-up patient care, setting and achieving sales goals, offering in-depth knowledge of our products, and providing excellent client service. Your main focus will be patient care - building a lasting rapport with customers and great product knowledge will ensure happy and repeating customers. The ideal candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills, teamwork, good computer knowledge, knowledge of routine eye care, and the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment. We are looking for a person with a professional appearance and who is detail-oriented. A dispensing license is an asset.

We offer a fun and professional work environment, competitive wage based on experience, a generous benefits package, and excellent career growth. If this opportunity appeals to you, please email your cover letter and resume to lisa.piche@fyidoctors.com and please quote “Licensed Optician” in the subject line.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

Contact Name: Lisa Piche

Phone Number: 780-459-8910